William Franklin Crawford Soundex Code C616
William Franklin Crawford, general agent Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa;
born in: Blairsville, Pennsylvania, on Friday, September 29, 1876; William Franklin Crawford
son of: John Wesley Crawford and Nancy Crawford, nee: Nancy Beatty
education: high school, Blairsville, Pennsylvania;
Superintendent of the furnishing department of Pennsylvania plant of the American Sheet & Tin Plate Company, 1893-1903;
with Pittsburgh Life & Trust Company, 1903-11;
general agent in Chicago for Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa, since 1911.
President of the Illinois General Agents' Association, 1917, Chicago Life Underwriters' Association, 1917.
Mason: Lincoln Park Chapter No. 177; Chicago Commandery No. 19, Knights Templar (K.T.); Medinah Temple, Shriners; Knights of Pythias (K.P.)
Recreations: hunting, fishing.
Office: 247-251 Conway Building, Chicago.
Home: 7512 N. Greenview Avenue, Rogers Park; (summer) Big Platte Lakes, Michigan.
Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1917.